Legal Counsel (IT Law)

  • Job Reference: LHLC
  • Date Posted: 1 May 2018
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £55,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People Recruitment is recruiting for a Legal Counsel to join a rapidly growing, dynamic organisation whose head office is in Hemel Hempstead. This role will be based from Bedford however will need to commute to Hemel Hempstead and Bury St Edmunds.

As a result of continuing growth and exciting business opportunities my client is looking for a capable Legal Counsel to assist the General Counsel with a range of legal matters with a focus on drafting and negotiating commercial contracts. The role will be involved in top quality work from an early stage and enjoy substantial autonomy.

You need to have a good legal qualification, sound knowledge of IT law and relevant experience in a tech company or law firm. Experience of SaaS contracts is beneficial.

The right candidate will be bright, pragmatic and enjoy working in the friendly and collaborative team.

The role is likely to best suit candidates in the NQ-3 years PQE stage of their legal career but they welcome applications from all candidates who have the skills for the role.

Our client is happy to consider flexible working and part-time arrangements, which may suit more senior candidates.

In return our client is offering a salary up to £60,000 plus benefits.

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